JACKSON MADISON COUNTY 

AFRICAN AMERICAN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

June 1

JMCAACC's six-week Follow Me Into Business Summer Jobs Program kicks off. For more information, call 731-424-2030. Or visit the Youth page

Want take your business to the next level or help others expand or open their business?  Then, join us for our first West Tennessee Business Showcase and Economic Development Workshop on Saturday, July 22, 8am-5pm at the DoubleTree by Hilton in Jackson, Tenn.  Click here for more conference information and a printable registration form.  Also, call 901-827-0836 with questions.


Online registration is now open.  The cost of registration is $65.   We want to attract 100 small business owners to this conference which will have two tracks - one for prime, prime-ready and emerging businesses  and one for new and startup businesses.  You will be able to pick and choose workshops and panel discussions from each track. Furthermore, we will have small group tables for face-to-face discussion about issues in your area of business.  The full conference agenda will be sent out 2 to 4 weeks in advance.


Board member Charles Adams, store manager for Walgreens South Highland in Jackson is conference chair.  Committee members include Sandra K. Walls of AVPOL International, Sharon Taylor McKinney of Transformations, Gwen Gavin of Eagles Nest Family Services, Dr.  April Smith of Loving Arms LLC, Russell Currie of JRC Mechanical Contractors, Jay Mercer of Mercer Accounting Associates and JMCAACC President Duane Cherry.  

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June 1 & 7

JMCAACC's six-week Follow Me Into Business Summer Jobs Program kicks off  June 1 for ages 12-15 and June 7 for ages 16-18. Visit the Youth page for more details

JULY 15

JMCAACC will host the West Tennessee Business Showcase and Economic Development Conference in Jackson, TN. Register Now

Dr. Eric Jones will be for the new superintendent for the Jackson Madison County School System for the 2017-2918 school year.   Dr. Verna Ruffin who joined the school system in 2013 opted not to renew her contract earlier this year.    Congratulations, Dr. Jones!


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Dr. Eric Jones to replace Superintendent Dr. Verna Ruffin

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